The City contracts with the County of Kern for Building and Safety Inspections.
For inspection requests call (760) 499-5073
To contact the Building Services Department or the Building Inspector call
The City currently uses the 2010 California Building, Mechanical, Plumbing and Electric Codes. For information on what's required to obtain a permit click here; if further information is needed, please call us at the number listed above.
City of Ridgecrest Loads and Zones are as follows:
Exposure C Wind Load 100 m.p.h. Snow Load none Climate Zone 14 Frost Depth 0